Walking the thin blue line
Detective Sergeant Sam Holland of the Washington, DC, Metro Police needs a big win to salvage her careerand her confidenceafter a disastrous investigation. The perfect opportunity arises when Senator John O'Connor is found brutally murdered in his bed, and Sam is assigned to the case. Matters get complicated when Sam has to team up with Nick Cappuano, O'Connor's friend and chief of staffand the man Sam had a memorable one-night stand with years earlier. Their sexual chemistry still sizzles, and Sam has to fight to stay focused on the case. Sleeping with a material witness is another mistake she can't affordespecially when the bodies keep piling up.